Mission statement

JSPEN promotes advancements in the fields of clinical nutrition and metabolism and dissemination of the knowledge gained through basic and clinical research as well as its practical applications in the field of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Our ultimate goals include the promotion of mutual cooperation between investigators and clinicians in various related fields worldwide. Through the promotion of these activities, JSPEN aims to contribute to the development of optimal public health and well-being on a global scale.

JSPEN activities

  1. To organize academic conventions on members’research and lecture meetings
  2. Publication of the official journal, academic papers, books, etc.
  3. Communication and cooperation with relevant academic/scientific groups from all over the world
  4. Promotion of research and investigation in nutritional science
  5. To encourage the rapid diffusion of nutrition support team (NST) with maintaining and improving its quality
  6. To encourage basic and clinical research and recognition of excellent works
  7. Provision of guidance and information to society members
  8. Provision of information on nutrition to the Japanese people, and raising their awareness of relevant issues
  9. To propose recommendation on health policy
  10. To conduct any other operations necessary to achieve JSPEN goals


1. Administration and General Activities section

  • Administration committee
  • Financial committee
  • Statute committee
  • Corporation committee
  • Selection committee for delegates and academic councilors
  • Community collaboration committee

2. Public relations section

  • International committee
    • workgroup for English-language homepage
  • Social insurance committee
  • Publicity committee

3. Branch section

  • Branch activity committee
  • Professional activities committee
    • Dietitians
    • Pharmacists
    • Nurses

4. Education and Awards section

  • Educational committee
  • Fellowship committee
  • TNT-project execution committee
  • Selection committee for“Shohei Ogoshi Memorial Best Paper of The Year”
  • Selection committee for “JEFF scholarship Award”
  • Selection committee for “NUTRI YOUNG INVESIGATOR AWARD”
  • Selection committee for“Harumasa Oyanagi Memorial Science Promotion Award”
  • Selection committee for “CLINICO YOUNG DOCTORS AWARD”

5. Certification section

  • Doctor certification committee
    • workgroup for doctor certificate examination
  • Medical staff certification committee
    • workgroup for medical staff certificate examination
  • NST committee

6. Academic section

  • Editorial committee
  • Committee for annual meeting on academic topics

7. Ethics section

  • Ethics committee
  • Conflict of interest committee

8. Clinical nutrition section

  • Guideline committee
  • Committee for clinical nutrition surveillance
  • Committee for nutritionDay cooperation
  • Clinical nutrition working committee

9. Metabolism research section

  • Clinical trial committee
  • Experiment and research committee

Contact us

JSPEN Secretariat :
JSPEN-Japanese Society for Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition
3rd Floor B, Shiba-Daimon 116Building, 1-16-3 Shiba-Daimon, MInatio-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN
TEL: +81-3-5777-2314
E-mail: jspen3@jspen.or.jp